The 37 Most Expensive Shoes Ever Bought

When thinking about the ‘most expensive items’ in the world, shoes do not immediately come  to mind.

But for the shoe collectors, the fashionistas, and the trendsetters, being in the know about the world of investment-grade or collectible shoes is more appealing than, say, a  luxury yacht.

The most expensive shoes in the world, at least on record, were made by Italian designer Antonio Vietri.

Moon Star Shoes by Antonio Vietri – $19.9 Million

In true Emirati style, the shoes are made from real gold and are covered in just under 240 diamonds.

Jada Dubai and Passion Jewelers Passion Diamond Shoes – $17 Million

The open-toed shoes may be valued at a cool $3 million; however, these heels are not for sale.

Stuart Weitzman Rita Hayworth Heels – $3 Million

Michael Jordan’s 1998 NBA Finals Game Air Sneakers made it into the top 10 on this list for their record-breaking auction sale in 2023.

Michael Jordan’s 1998 NBA Finals Game Air Sneakers – $2.2 Million

These 24k solid gold OVO Air Jordans were custom-made and owned by one person alone – Canadian entertainer Drake.

Solid Gold OVO x Air Jordan 10’s Shoes – $2 Million